Coordinator, Traffic - Logistics

Coordinator, Traffic - Logistics

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Drivers & Transportation
  • Job Function -
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Hourly
  • Requisition WD68390

What you'll do at

Routes shipments to Distribution Centers by building loads including load exceptions; designating carriers; determining load ratings and fees using transportation management systems (e.g., HOST, DCS2000, excel, TIMS, WTMS, outlook, access, and dc scheduler) and other resources (e.g., carrier routing guides); coordinating with team members to find alternative solutions; and, elevating exceptions to supervisor or manager. Troubleshoots shipment problems and load/shipment exceptions/re-assignments by researching the root cause of issues for carriers and suppliers; re-assigning and tracking loads in the event of failures (complying with Must Arrive by Date and federal/product compatibility guidelines); and setting up new suppliers or ship points in response to issues. Communicates with and prepares daily reports for traffic leadership, merchandising, replenishment, carriers, and suppliers on events/loads/purchase order tracking to ensure on time delivery to distribution centers, stores, clubs, and/or consolidators. Provides customer service for internal customers, suppliers and carriers by communicating Wal-Mart policies in a manner that educates them; gathering all pertinent information from carriers, suppliers, replenishment, store planning, marketing, and other customer areas in order to track/trace all purchases orders and/or loads created in advance of events; alerting customers internal and external customers via phone and email regarding the status of shipments; and, coordinating with center point operations to ensure loads related to event programs arrive to meet delivery window. Develops and expands skills and knowledge of all processes within department by pursuing cross training and taking classes; sharing knowledge and experiences with peers; and, participating occasionally to validate new functionality in systems. Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Minimum Qualifications: 1 year experience with word and database applications (e.g., MS-Office, Word, Excel). Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: 1 year experience with word and database applications (e.g., MS-Office, Word, Excel).

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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